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Jeffrey Phillip Mathias

Jeffrey Phillip Mathias

Practice areas:

Bankruptcy & Debt, Divorce & Separation

About Me

Jeff handles Chapter 7 bankruptcy for all Iowa counties, uncontested divorce and collaborative divorce from his Des Moines office.  All bankruptcy fees are affordable and fixed, unsontested divorce fees are also affordable and fixed. 


Jeff Mathias

Iowa Bankruptcy Attorney

4800 Mills Civic Pkwy, Suite 218

West Des Moines, Iowa 50265



Jeff grew up in Ames and graduated from Ames High.  Jeff was a police office in Arlington, Texas before attending Southern Methodist University in Dallas.  Jeff has three grown children and specializes in consumer bankruptcy. 


 We are a debt relief agency. We help people file for bankruptcy relief under the Bankruptcy Code.





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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1998

  1. Bankruptcy & Debt: 75%
  2. Divorce & Separation: 25%
    17 years



Fixed (Sometimes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check

Attorney Endorsements

10 total 

  • Michael John Primus

    Hard working and smart. I endorse this lawyer.


    Michael Primus Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • L. Ashley Zubal

    I endorse this lawyer. Jeff is an excellent advocate for his clients. A seasoned bankruptcy attorney, Jeff's comprehensive knowledge of the bankruptcy code allows him to effectively counsel clients based on their individual circumstances. Above all, he is an exceptionally nice guy.


    L. Zubal Bankruptcy & Debt Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Des Moines Iowa Attorney

4800 Mills Civic Parkway
Second Floor Ste 218
West Des Moines, IA, 50265


IAAuthorized to practice law199806/23/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Service to Client Security CommissionSupreme Court of Iowa2014
Top 10 Attorney AwardNational Academy of Bankruptcy Attorneys2014
2014 Best of Business, West Des MoinesSmall Business Community Action2014
Client Distiction AwardMartindale-Hubbell2013
Client Distinction AwardAmerican Registry, LLC2013
2013 Excellence AwardSmall Business Institute2013

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
AttorneyJeff Mathias Law Office1998 - Present

Association NamePosition NameDuration
National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy AttorneysMemberN/A

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
In re Kemper, Jaime & Susan (pseudonym)Full discharge of foreclosure debt, credit cards & medical debt
In re Rathman, Teri K. (pseudonym)Full discharge of credit cards & medical debt, kept home

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Publication NameTitleDate
Iowa LawyerBeware of Bankruptcy "Reform"2005
Iowa LawyerChapter 7 Potential Headaches can be Avoided2003

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Southern Methodist University, Dedman School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1998
Texas State UniversityCriminal JusticeBachelors of Science1987

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Business Law - College Instructor (2 Years/4 Semesters)DMACC Business Law Course2000